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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 486 485 504
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 +142
Permanent jobs citing npm 1,210 622 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.49% 1.36% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 367 411 307
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,905 £42,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £75,625 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 81,301 45,888 28,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.75% 42.57% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39,585 33,721 23,640
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,842 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.73% +0.59% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -21 997 £62,500 +13.64% 51
London -1 716 £75,000 +15.38% 18
Work from Home -61 554 £66,500 +25.47% 26
UK excluding London -123 311 £47,500 - 34
North of England -38 115 £40,000 -20.00% 16
South East -57 82 £67,500 +68.75% 7
North West -46 69 £45,816 -12.73% 5
Scotland -33 44 £66,500 +32.34% 1
South West -55 43 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire -56 24 £40,000 -5.33% 11
North East +4 22 £32,500 -38.10%
Midlands -84 13 £40,000 -15.79% 4
East of England -86 13 £47,500 -9.52% 4
West Midlands -69 7 £47,500 -19.15% 3
East Midlands -41 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Northern Ireland -28 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Wales -42 1 - -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 1,041 (86.03%) JavaScript
2 822 (67.93%) React
3 740 (61.16%) Agile
4 739 (61.07%) CSS
5 706 (58.35%) HTML
6 675 (55.79%) TypeScript
7 615 (50.83%) Node.js
8 602 (49.75%) Git (software)
9 571 (47.19%) Front End Development
10 558 (46.12%) webpack
11 544 (44.96%) Sass
12 523 (43.22%) AngularJS
13 438 (36.20%) User Experience
14 385 (31.82%) Social Skills
15 383 (31.65%) CI/CD
16 341 (28.18%) ES6
17 331 (27.36%) Test Automation
18 324 (26.78%) HTML5
19 323 (26.69%) Docker
20 321 (26.53%) DevOps
21 319 (26.36%) UX Design
21 319 (26.36%) Software Engineering
22 304 (25.12%) Java
23 303 (25.04%) REST
24 278 (22.98%) RESTful
24 278 (22.98%) AWS
25 261 (21.57%) Vue.js
26 260 (21.49%) Full Stack Development
26 260 (21.49%) TDD
27 251 (20.74%) Scrum

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 106 (8.76%) CMS
2 68 (5.62%) Apache
3 65 (5.37%) WordPress
4 47 (3.88%) Confluence
5 45 (3.72%) nginx
6 37 (3.06%) Headless CMS
7 31 (2.56%) IIS
8 22 (1.82%) WebLogic
9 17 (1.40%) Jupyter
10 15 (1.24%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.41%) Drupal
13 5 (0.41%) Jetty
14 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
15 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.083%) Moodle
17 1 (0.083%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 42 (3.47%) Chatbot
2 39 (3.22%) Photoshop
3 24 (1.98%) Adobe XD
3 24 (1.98%) Sketch
4 18 (1.49%) Campfire
5 11 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.41%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.083%) GIMP
7 1 (0.083%) InDesign
7 1 (0.083%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.17%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.083%) Magento
2 1 (0.083%) Maximo
2 1 (0.083%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 278 (22.98%) AWS
2 251 (20.74%) Azure
3 246 (20.33%) Yarn
4 185 (15.29%) GCP
5 130 (10.74%) Serverless
6 119 (9.83%) GitHub
7 100 (8.26%) SaaS
8 64 (5.29%) Azure DevOps
9 56 (4.63%) Figma
10 44 (3.64%) OpenShift
11 43 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
12 40 (3.31%) Amazon S3
13 35 (2.89%) Amazon Alexa
14 28 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
15 26 (2.15%) Google Kubernetes Engine
16 25 (2.07%) CloudFront
17 22 (1.82%) Bitrise
18 21 (1.74%) NuGet
19 19 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
19 19 (1.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.87%) HTTP
2 57 (4.71%) Internet
3 39 (3.22%) Broadband
4 14 (1.16%) DNS
5 11 (0.91%) DHCP
5 11 (0.91%) Firewall
5 11 (0.91%) VLAN
6 10 (0.83%) VPN
7 4 (0.33%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.17%) AMQP
9 1 (0.083%) FTP
9 1 (0.083%) IPFIX
9 1 (0.083%) Network Security
9 1 (0.083%) NFC
9 1 (0.083%) SMTP
9 1 (0.083%) SSH
9 1 (0.083%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (13.14%) MySQL
2 127 (10.50%) NoSQL
3 99 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
4 88 (7.27%) Amazon RDS
5 81 (6.69%) MongoDB
6 73 (6.03%) DynamoDB
7 69 (5.70%) SQL Server
8 65 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
9 59 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 52 (4.30%) Big Data
11 43 (3.55%) Redis
12 23 (1.90%) BigQuery
13 20 (1.65%) Data Lake
14 17 (1.40%) MariaDB
15 14 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
17 10 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 5 (0.41%) Hasura
19 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 602 (49.75%) Git (software)
2 558 (46.12%) webpack
3 212 (17.52%) gulp
4 187 (15.45%) Jenkins
5 166 (13.72%) JIRA
6 145 (11.98%) Grunt
7 136 (11.24%) Cypress.io
8 135 (11.16%) Babel
9 98 (8.10%) Storybook
10 91 (7.52%) Mocha
11 73 (6.03%) ESLint
11 73 (6.03%) Maven
12 72 (5.95%) GitLab
13 69 (5.70%) Jasmine
14 61 (5.04%) Bower
15 56 (4.63%) git-flow
16 49 (4.05%) Cucumber
17 45 (3.72%) Lerna
17 45 (3.72%) rollup.js
18 42 (3.47%) Selenium
General
1 385 (31.82%) Social Skills
2 245 (20.25%) Finance
3 196 (16.20%) Games
4 169 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
5 140 (11.57%) Marketing
6 94 (7.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 93 (7.69%) Publishing
8 61 (5.04%) Banking
9 57 (4.71%) Retail
10 53 (4.38%) Advertising
11 50 (4.13%) Legal
12 45 (3.72%) Public Sector
13 24 (1.98%) Front Office
14 15 (1.24%) Manufacturing
15 13 (1.07%) Law
16 12 (0.99%) Wearables
17 11 (0.91%) Telecoms
18 9 (0.74%) Electronics
19 8 (0.66%) Financial Institution
20 7 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 873 (72.15%) Developer
2 453 (37.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 305 (25.21%) Senior Developer
4 193 (15.95%) Software Engineer
5 138 (11.40%) Full Stack Developer
6 128 (10.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 127 (10.50%) React Developer
8 82 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 74 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
10 61 (5.04%) Web Developer
11 56 (4.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 55 (4.55%) UI Developer
13 43 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
14 42 (3.47%) Angular Developer
14 42 (3.47%) Lead Developer
14 42 (3.47%) Senior React Developer
15 37 (3.06%) Senior Web Developer
16 35 (2.89%) Applications Developer
17 32 (2.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 30 (2.48%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 822 (67.93%) React
2 739 (61.07%) CSS
3 706 (58.35%) HTML
4 615 (50.83%) Node.js
5 544 (44.96%) Sass
6 523 (43.22%) AngularJS
7 324 (26.78%) HTML5
8 303 (25.04%) REST
9 278 (22.98%) RESTful
10 261 (21.57%) Vue.js
11 250 (20.66%) Redux
12 229 (18.93%) Jest
13 217 (17.93%) CSS3
14 196 (16.20%) GraphQL
15 127 (10.50%) .NET
16 120 (9.92%) jQuery
16 120 (9.92%) Spring
17 117 (9.67%) JSON
18 108 (8.93%) LESS
19 93 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 438 (36.20%) User Experience
2 130 (10.74%) Data Structures
3 100 (8.26%) Mobile App
4 61 (5.04%) BBC
5 43 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 42 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (3.22%) Algorithms
8 38 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
9 36 (2.98%) Online Games
10 33 (2.73%) Over-the-Top Content
11 32 (2.64%) Cloud Native
12 31 (2.56%) Animation
13 28 (2.31%) Analytical Mindset
14 26 (2.15%) Social Media
15 24 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
16 23 (1.90%) Xbox
17 22 (1.82%) Sports Betting
18 20 (1.65%) Legacy Code
19 19 (1.57%) Blockchain
19 19 (1.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 159 (13.14%) Linux
2 100 (8.26%) Android
3 94 (7.77%) Apple iOS
4 93 (7.69%) Windows
5 21 (1.74%) Ubuntu
6 19 (1.57%) CentOS
7 12 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 11 (0.91%) VMS
9 10 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 740 (61.16%) Agile
2 571 (47.19%) Front End Development
3 383 (31.65%) CI/CD
4 331 (27.36%) Test Automation
5 321 (26.53%) DevOps
6 319 (26.36%) Software Engineering
6 319 (26.36%) UX Design
7 260 (21.49%) Full Stack Development
7 260 (21.49%) TDD
8 251 (20.74%) Scrum
9 249 (20.58%) Problem-Solving
10 246 (20.33%) Unit Testing
10 246 (20.33%) Web Development
11 239 (19.75%) Mentoring
12 236 (19.50%) Microservices
13 222 (18.35%) Coaching
14 210 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
15 208 (17.19%) Analytics
16 187 (15.45%) OO
17 174 (14.38%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,041 (86.03%) JavaScript
2 675 (55.79%) TypeScript
3 341 (28.18%) ES6
4 304 (25.12%) Java
5 202 (16.69%) Python
6 167 (13.80%) SQL
7 107 (8.84%) C#
8 102 (8.43%) PHP
9 89 (7.36%) ES7
10 55 (4.55%) Go
11 37 (3.06%) Kotlin
12 33 (2.73%) PowerShell
13 30 (2.48%) ES8
14 29 (2.40%) Ruby
15 27 (2.23%) Scala
16 20 (1.65%) Bash
17 18 (1.49%) C
17 18 (1.49%) C++
18 6 (0.50%) Perl
19 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 187 (15.45%) Degree
2 84 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.17%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.083%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (14.96%) Accessibility
2 138 (11.40%) QA
3 57 (4.71%) WCAG
4 19 (1.57%) GDPR
5 12 (0.99%) WAI
6 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 323 (26.69%) Docker
2 11 (0.91%) Ceph
2 11 (0.91%) KVM
2 11 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.91%) vSphere
3 9 (0.74%) Varnish
4 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 154 (12.73%) Kubernetes
2 98 (8.10%) Terraform
3 42 (3.47%) Istio
4 33 (2.73%) Ansible
5 31 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
6 20 (1.65%) Kibana
7 18 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (1.40%) Consul
8 17 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
9 16 (1.32%) Puppet
10 11 (0.91%) Bugsnag
11 8 (0.66%) Packer
11 8 (0.66%) Rancher
11 8 (0.66%) yum
12 6 (0.50%) Grafana
12 6 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (0.41%) LiteSpeed
14 2 (0.17%) cPanel
15 1 (0.083%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 129 (10.66%) Google
2 78 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.38%) Sony
4 42 (3.47%) Apple
5 35 (2.89%) Adobe
6 27 (2.23%) SAP
7 22 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 18 (1.49%) WooCommerce
9 17 (1.40%) PayPal
10 15 (1.24%) Oracle
11 14 (1.16%) Databricks
11 14 (1.16%) Sitecore
12 12 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.99%) Sun
12 12 (0.99%) Xamarin
13 11 (0.91%) Cadence
13 11 (0.91%) VMware
14 10 (0.83%) Netlify
15 9 (0.74%) Zend
16 7 (0.58%) Facebook